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Blodgett, Bridget

Toxic Geek Masculinity in Media

Blodgett, Bridget - Toxic Geek Masculinity in Media, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction: Actually, It’s about Toxic Geek Masculinity…
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

2. “Dick in a Box”: Hypermasculine Heroism in Geek TV and Film
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

3. Beauty and the Geek: On-Screen Representations of Geeks
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

4. Come Get Some: Damsels in Distress and the Male Default Avatar in Video Games
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

5. Through the Boob Window: Examining Sexualized Portrayals in Transmedia Comic Franchises
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

6. Bronies on the Iron Throne: Perceptions of Prosocial Behaviors and Success
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

7. One of Us, One of Us!: Representations and Dialogues with “Fanboys” and “Fangirls”
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

8. Conclusion: That’s Not How Geek Masculinity Works!
Anastasia Salter, Bridget Blodgett

Keywords: Popular Science, Popular Science in Cultural and Media Studies, Culture and Gender, Culture and Technology, Social Media, Digital/New Media, Popular Culture

Author(s)
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2017
Language
en
Edition
1
Categories
Natural Sciences
 
Technology, Energy, Traffic
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9783319660776
Printed ISBN
978-3-319-66076-9

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